Jan 14, 2013 9:30am PST
. >>> props to cnn for this launch. they succeeded in getting space footage, but the recovery failed. see what goes wrong when cnn blows it in space, next. >>> no shirt, no pants, no problem for this dude even though it's cold out. he's snowboarding in his boxers, and he's getting towed by some sort of vehicle. at first it looks like it might not work. eventually, he starts shredding back and forth and back and forth on this old country trail here. any clue as to why he chose to be in boxers? >> i don't think he thought he was going to be featured on "right this minute" in snowboard gear. eventually, he turns his board, gets snow all over his belly, all over his boxers but doesn't deter him from having fun. gets real close to the camera, lets out a yell to let us know that, yeah, i am having fun. and gives a good warning. >> don't try this at home, kids. >> i love the choice of gear. underwear, gloves, and goggles. >> you don't want to have cold hands when you're holding on to that rope. >> you want the experience. >> right. >>> steven, it's tech time rewind style. remember the old game boys?
Jan 30, 2013 4:30am PST
. now cnn reports the child has special needs and that authorities were able to get him medication over night and determine the boy has not been harmed. classes have been canceled at all dale county schools. >>> also this morning the national rifle association and gun control supporters will face off at this years first congressional hearing on curbing gun violence. in testimony prepared for the hearing the nra wayne halve area says he disagrees with most of the proposals prepared by president obama. testifying for stricter gun laws will be mark kelly. husband of former congresswoman gabby give -- giffords. >>> this morning two conservative action groups are holding press conference outside of senator dianne feinstein san francisco office. the western representation pack is teaming up with the women's warrior pack. >>> president obama says now is the time to fix the country's broken immigration laws. >> if congress is unable to move forward in a timely fashion, i will send up a bill based on my proposal and insist that they vote on it right away. >> in a speech in las vegas yesterday, t
Jan 18, 2013 7:00am PST
. cnn and "the associated press" are both reporting that the -- that the terrorists are reporting 30 hostages and another 60 are still unaccounted for. we'll take a look at the video just released. it shows algerians leaving the complex. but hostages are still being held at that complex. this is one of the hostages held at the plant. he was injured yesterday when the algerian government tried to free hostages. cnn says they are sending in a plane to rescue hostages. the terrorists came dozens were killed yesterday, including five americans. we tried to get the pentagon and state department to confirm those numbers for us this morning but they would not. the militants are demanding the release of two terrorists in exchange for two american hostages. leon panetta is telling hostage takers to he release them immediately. >> not in ail leer jaw, not in north africa, not anywhere. >> the state department says they will be holding a news conference 45 minutes from now. they will be taking questions. we expect to learn a lot more from them at that point. kyla campbell, ktvu channel 2 news.
Jan 30, 2013 6:00am PST
. lowered the gas. that is when the bus alarm came on. >> cnn is reporting that kidnapped boy has special needs. authorities were able to get him medication over night and they determined he has not been harmed. again this is a fluid situation. classes by the way are canceled at all dale county schools. >>> in just about an hour from right now the national rival association as well as gun control supporters are going to face off at the first congressional hearing on gun violence since the connecticut school shooting. we are now hearing former congresswoman gabby giffords will be one of the witnesses at the hearing. you will remember, she survived being shot in the head during an assassination attempt at a mass shooting that killed six other people. coming up at 6:15 during the hearing this morning the national rifle association is expected to get some pretty tough questions from one senator imparticular. >>> state of california is expected to fine chevron today for that richmond refinery explosion last august. cal osha oversees workers safety. it's expected to release the results of its i
Jan 28, 2013 7:00am PST
are planned for today. in the meantime, cnn reports the police have just arrested the club owner, a person in charge of stage safety, and a band member. authorities in pyrotechnics used by a band performing at the club may have sparked yesterday's fire that killed more than 230 people. investigators say many of the victims died from smoke inhalation or were trampled to death while trying to escape. brazil's president returned early from a visit to chile to oversee the response to the tragedy. >> to the brazilian people and the people of santa maria, we stand together at this time. even though there's a lot of sadness, we will pull through. >> some survivors told fire officials that security guards tried to block them from leaving the club which authorities say had aen expired license. more than 2,000 people were packed inside, almost double the maximum occupancy rate. >>> key senators think they have a plan that both parties will support. as kyla campbell reports, they will detail their four-prong approach in just hours. >> reporter: yeah, the first of four steps includes helping the 11 mi
Jan 1, 2013 7:00am PST
. once they are on capitol hill, we now know from the -- from this e-mail from sources telling cnn that all of the house republicans will have a meeting, about an hour after they arrive on capitol hill. once they have that meeting and they get out of that meeting, we understand that a decision will be made on whether they will even vote on this fiscal cliff package. many people thought that perhaps they would try to get this done today. now there is a big question as to whether they will even vote on the package today as far as the house goes. so that's just coming in. but let's talk about last night. that's when we saw vice president biden on capitol hill and when we saw him there, many people knew at that point, that a deal had been struck biden and senate republican leader mitch mcconnell, they had been working together to figure out this compromise. in the end what we're seeing individuals making $400,000 or more and families making $450,000 or more each year, they will receive their taxes go up an those automatic spending cuts will -- and those automatic spending cuts will be